“Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.” — Henry David Thoreau
The tenth annual East Tennessee Fishing Show & Expo kicks off today, the largest convention dedicated to fishing Enthusiasts in the Southeast United States. A four-day event taking place at the Knoxville Expo Center, this expo features the latest and greatest in fishing boats, lures, rods, reels and every other angling accessory. In addition to the hundreds of exhibits, the East Tennessee Fishing Show & Expo offers seminars and meet-and-greets with professional anglers like Clay Dyer and Wes Strader. The show promises to have fun for the whole family — television personality and author Nature Nick will be hosting a series of educational wildlife shows.